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November 2, 2016

GeroScience Interest Group Kicks off Seminar Series

The Trans-NIH GeroScience Interest Group (GSIG) will launch its 2016-2017 GSIG seminar series this Thursday at the NIH campus. The first GSIG seminar, titled “From the Human Genome Project to Precision Medicine: A Journey to Advance Human Health,” will be led by Dr. Eric Green, the director of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI).  
October 31, 2016

An Update on 21st Century Cures

We provide an update on the 21st Century Cures Act, an important piece of legislation that the Alliance has been advocating for.
September 22, 2016

Alliance Debuts New Video at Rally for Medical Research

Today, at the Rally for Medical Research in Washington, D.C., Alliance president and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, introduced a new video that shares the moving stories of patients and their loved ones who have taken on the challenge of living with diseases and conditions such as heart disease, chronic pain, and stroke.
June 30, 2016

Advancing the Health of an Aging Population: Groundbreaking Research Supported by the NIA

Please join the Friends of the National Institute on Aging to hear about the groundbreaking aging research that is being supported by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) on June 30 at 2 p.m. on Capitol Hill.
May 12, 2016

GSIG Spring Seminar: Nutrition, Fasting, Longevity, and Diseases

The Trans-NIH GeroScience Interest Group (GSIG) holds its spring seminar with Dr. Valter Longo,the Edna Jones Professor in Gerontology and Professor in Biological Science and the Director of the University of Southern California Longevity Institute.
May 11, 2016

Don’t Miss This Seminar on Nutrition, Fasting, Longevity, and Diseases

The Trans-NIH GeroScience Interest Group (GSIG) holds its spring seminar with Dr. Valter Longo  from the University of Southern California on nutrition, fasting, longevity, and diseases. 
May 4, 2016

May Events for Older Americans Month

During Older Americans Month, here are some events to keep you informed on research and health topics of interest to older adults. 
April 15, 2016

An Update on the 2016 Advances in Geroscience Science Summit

Learn more about the Disease Drivers in Aging: 2016 Advances in Geroscience Summit that was held in New York City on April 13 and 14.
April 6, 2016

NIA’s Dr. Felipe Sierra on This Month’s Geroscience Summit in NYC

The National Institute on Aging's Dr. Felipe Sierra talks about this month's Disease Drivers of Aging: 2016 Advances in Geroscience Summit in New York City.
March 2, 2016

Bill for Alzheimer’s Disease Postal Stamp Introduced in U.S. House of Representatives

A bill has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives for a Alzheimer's disease research postal stamp.